Attribute Added To Essbase Dimension Returns "#Missing" When Retrieved Using Essbase Analytics Link for Financial Management Application (Doc ID 1308499.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Essbase Analytics Link for Hyperion Financial Management - Version 11.1.1.0.00 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Financial Management (HFM) application has initially been created inside HFM and it has been re-created in Essbase using Essabase Analytics Link (EAL) Bridge.

A new attribute dimension in the Essbase database has been created, then a new member added and the attribute dimension has been associated with a standard dimension e.g. Entity. Next the attribute member has been applied to a base level member with data. Retrieving the data against the member with the attribute associate works, but after adding the attribute member in the retrieve, the value will change to #missing.

The attribute functionality works in standard Essbase cube, but does not work in an live EAL Essbase database.

Cause

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